The Tech School facility is under construction.
While this is happening, the Tech School host, committee and director are working with partner schools and local industry to finalise initial learning programs and determine administrative and equipment arrangements to ensure the Tech School will be fully functional when it opens mid-2018.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
Secondary school students from the Banyule and Nillumbik areas will have access to cutting-edge learning at the Banyule-Nillumbik Tech School, hosted by Melbourne Polytechnic.
The Tech School will be a high-tech learning environment. Its innovative education programs will link with local industry to deliver real world learning. Students from 18 partner schools in Banyule and Nillumbik will access the Tech School throughout the year for specialised programs.
Banyule-Nillumbik Tech School will emphasise the vital science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills needed for the 21st century. It will enhance the programs schools provide, and help prepare students for the jobs of the future.
IMAGES AND VIDEO
The architect is
The builder is Commercial and Industrial Construction Group.
SITE AND HOST
Melbourne Polytechnic is hosting the Banyule-Nillumbik Tech School at its Greensborough Campus. Anticipated to open mid-2018, it will be housed in an existing building following an innovative redevelopment and extension.
The Director of the Banyule-Nillumbik Tech School is
INDUSTRY AND EDUCATION FOCUS
The Banyule-Nillumbik Tech School will have an education focus aligned to industries predicted to experience strong economic and employment growth:
Scientific and technical services
Healthcare and social assistance
Secondary students from 18 partner schools will have access to high-tech learning at the cutting edge
Banyule-Nillumbik Tech School.
Austin Hospital School
Bundoora Secondary College
Charles La Trobe
Diamond Valley College
Diamond Valley Learning Centre
Diamond Valley Special Developmental School
Eltham High School
Greensborough Secondary College
Montmorency Secondary College
Northern College of the Arts and Technology
- Parade College
Plenty Valley Christian College
St Helena Secondary College
- Australian Centre for the Moving Image
- Banyule City Council
- Banyule Nillumbik LLEN
- Career Education Association of Victoria
- Carlton Football Club
- CSL Behring
- Design and Technology Teachers Association
- Health Ability
- La Trobe University
- Melbourne Innovation Centre
- Nilumbik Shire Council
- North Link
- Quantum Victoria
- Regional Development Victoria
- Royal Society of Victoria
For more information about the Tech Schools initiative, visit
techschools.education.vic.gov.au or email